Chinese giant smartphone maker, Xiaomi has announced its third manufacturing plant in india which is located in Noida, U.P. The company has collaborated with Hipad Technology to start this manufacturing unit. The company has also launched two power banks which is specially made for India called 10000mAh Mi Power Bank 2i and 20000mAh Mi Power Bank 2i.
This manufacturing unit is completely dedicated to power bank facilities and produces around 7 Power Banks per minute in its working time.
The company has entered in India in 2014 and expanded its smartphone business so far. In just 4 years, the company comes in top most smartphone brands in India. There is only 2 smartphone manufacturing units are present in India and more than 95% smartphone sold in India only.
10000mAh Mi Power Bank 2i comes with double anodized aluminium design and 14.2mm thick. The company claims that this power bank can charge Mi A1 up to 2.2 times and Redmi Note 4 up to 1.5 times.
20000mAh Mi Power Bank 2i has a polycarbonate case with a perforated exterior design and comes with Quick Charge 3.0 support. It comes with a conversion rate of up to 85 percent.
Manu Jain, Vice President, Xiaomi and Managing Director, Xiaomi India said, “Xiaomi India has seen exponential growth in India and today it enjoys market leadership in the smartphone segment. I believe a key reason for our success in the smartphone segment has been our commitment to India. We want our India Mi Fans to enjoy the best quality technology at an affordable rate, and manufacturing locally helps us achieve our vision. We are extending our commitment of building a truly localized company and hope to bring the ecosystem of world’s best powerbanks to India with our partners Hipad Technology.”
He further added, “We spoke to the team at Hipad Technology a year back, and encouraged them to look at the Indian market to set up a Power Bank facility. Hipad is our partner in China for Power Banks and their constant support has helped Xiaomi become the most popular powerbank brand in the world. We thought with the growing market size of Power Banks in India, it is important that we bring our manufacturing partners to India to provide Mi Fans a truly localized product and extend our commitment to Make in India.”
10000mAh and 20000mAh Mi Power Bank 2i will be exclusively available on Mi.com and Mi Home Stores for the price of Rs. 799 and Rs. 1499.